Member of the Extended Executive Board
At Open Systems since 2008
Thomas Kunz studied at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Lausanne and at the University of Waterloo in Canada. He graduated with an MSc ETH degree in «Communication Systems» with specialization in the area of «Information and Communication Security». During his studies he did work as a Junior Engineer at Digital Fountain Inc. (now Qualcomm Inc.) in California, USA.
After graduating, Thomas Kunz joined Open Systems AG and worked in various functions in the Customer Management division. From 2013 to 2017, he took on the responsibility for the Architecture Team as a Senior Vice President and joined the Extended Executive Board. In mid-2017, Thomas Kunz became Vice President Product Marketing in the Product Management and Marketing Team.
Thomas Kunz has an additional qualification as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and is the co-inventor of a US patent entitled «Efficient encoding and decoding methods for representing schedules and processing forward error correction codes».